Tesla workers say they pay the price for Elon Musk's big promises

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tesla workers say they pay the price for Elon Musk’s big promises The CEO is known for outsized claims and ambitious goals. But numerous factory workers say he doesn’t follow through – and that his leadership sets a troubling tone by Julia Carrie Wong Läs mer…

Tesla to cut 9% of staff as Elon Musk's electric car company seeks profitability

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tesla CEO says thousands of job losses are part of a ‘difficult, but necessary’ restructuring Elon Musk said the cuts will affect salaried staff, not factory works, with pressure mounting to meet Model 3 targets. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Tesla is slashing thousands of Läs mer…

Killer robots will only exist if we are stupid enough to let them

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Robots As long as humans are sensible when they create the operating programs, robots will bring enormous benefits to humanity, says expert A scene from Terminator Salvation (2009). Photograph: Allstar/Warner Bros. The idea of killer robots rising up and destroying humans is a Hollywood Läs mer…

'A great item to have': flamethrowers sell like hot cakes at Elon Musk sale

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk The tech billionaire urges buyers to act responsibly as dozens queue up to get their hands on the $500 weapons Jeremy Cross displays his purchase outside the Boring Company’s HQ in Los Angeles. Photograph: Rory Carroll for the Guardian Some may think Läs mer…

Tesla in 'autopilot' sped up before crash that killed driver, report finds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tesla Findings about fatal crash in Silicon Valley raise fresh concerns about limits of Elon Musk’s technology The crash is not the first time that safety issues have been raised about Tesla’s ‘autopilot’ mode. Photograph: Francois Mori/AP A Tesla driving in “autopilot” mode crashed Läs mer…

Elon Musk: as business fortunes dip, he starts a war with the media

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk The champion of clean energy and space travel, who was on a trajectory seemingly forever up, is now locked in battle with the same media which once feted him The entrepreneur Elon Musk has responded to negative headlines by lashing out at Läs mer…

People Are Losing It Over Malala Yousafzai’s Otherworldly Message to Elon Musk

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Malala Yousafzai and Elon Musk may both be celebrities in their own right, but as a human rights activist and billionaire CEO of a car company, they don’t usually have much cause to interact. However, thanks to a parody news story from satirical website Läs mer…

Tesla that crashed into police car was in 'autopilot' mode, California official says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tesla If confirmed, it would be the third time a Tesla in autopilot has crashed into a stationary emergency vehicle this year Photo provided by Laguna Beach police shows a Tesla sedan that crashed into a parked police cruiser on Tuesday. Photograph: AP A Läs mer…

Whatever happened to that $35,000 Tesla you still can’t buy?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tesla As tax credits threaten to run out and more powerful and expensive versions launch, buyers still wait for ‘mass market’ Model 3 Tesla’s Model 3 … has Elon Musk bitten off more than he can chew? Photograph: Tesla This week saw Tesla’s enigmatic Läs mer…